Thursday, August 23, 2012

Simple Stories Happy Birthday Card

This is a simple birthday card that I did for the Hens Den. Title: Happy Birthday Designed by: Carla Oliveira Featuring : Simple Stories Fabulous line Supplies: Orange mini dot / doiley patterened paper Journaling elements card 4x6 sheet #1 Maya Road Striped Ribbon Sunflower Maya Road Candy Stripes Blossom (green) October Afternoon Mini market alpha stickers, teal and black Instructions Cut the Orange mini dot sheet down to fit your card and adhere to the card. cut the journaling elements 4x6 card off of sheet 1 and add to the front of the card over the orange mini dot patterened paper. Cut ribbon to fit across the bottom and adhere to the card. Make a bow with remainder ribbon and add to the center. Next, put the Maya road candy stripes flower next to the bow. Cut out paper butterflies from one of the 4x6 journaling elements card and add by the flower with pop dots. Add your alpha stickers to say Happy Birthday.

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Hens Den August News Letter

Hello everyone. Today I have The Hens Den August News letter to share with you. We are so excited to share this with you because every month we are getting more and more viewers of our news letter. So come check it out, there is a alot to read and so much inspiration to look at. Our DT does wonderful work with product from the Hens Den store, you will love what you see.

Thursday, August 2, 2012

This is Me! (Picture frame for the Hens Den)

Title: This Is Me
Featuring: Simple Stories Fabulous line.

This is a picture frame that I did that I did with a picture of my best friends daughter Sophia who will be 10 in another month. She is basically my niece, (not by blood) but I was there when she was born and she calls me Auntie Carla)

Simple Stories Fabulous line
4x4 craft picture frame
Tim Holtz distress ink spiced marmalade
Prima vintage trinkets
Maya Road candy stripe blossoms
Petaloo mulberry paper flowers
Doodlebug Jewels
Prima say it in Crystals

Take Sassy patterened paper from the Simple stories line and adhere to the frame using modge podge.
Apply modge podge to the outside too and let dry to give it a little of a gloss finish.
Sand the edges, and then ink with distress ink.
Cut journaling card off of the sheet (this is me) and then also cut the min flags off of the other journaling card and adhere to the (this is me card).
Add to the picture frame below the picture.
Adhere ribbon to the side of the frame.
Cut bingo card out of the paper line, and adhere to the frame next to the journaling card.
Take prima vintage trinket and use ribbon to make a bow, add to the ribbon down the side of the frame.
Then add flowers around the trinket and leaves and prima say it in crystals.

Wednesday, August 1, 2012

New KITS over at the Hens Den

We have some super duper cute new kits now for sale at the Hens Den:

by Cheri Piles for The Hens' Den.

Using BoBunny Country Garden Collection
Using Little Yellow Bicycle Saturdays Collection
By Charlie LaBonte for The Hens' Den
So pop on over and check them out!